Education for First Nations and Inuit
(This program replaces the Certificate in Native and Northern Education.)
This 60-credit program provides an opportunity for Algonquin, Cree, Inuit, Mi'kmaq and Mohawk people to become qualified as teachers. It is offered on a part-time basis in First Nations and Inuit communities throughout Quebec in collaboration with the Cree School Board, the Kativik School Board and the Mohawk and Algonquin Education Authorities. A full-time and part-time program is also available to Inuit in Nunavut, in collaboration with the Nunavut Teacher Education Program of Arctic College, Iqaluit, NU. Graduates of this program receive Ministry (MEQ) certification to teach at the elementary level in Aboriginal schools.